Southern Girls Challenge · Team Trace

Monster-ific!

I’ve got another art journal layout for you and these guys are adorable scary! All Dressed Up Stamps is one of the sponsors for the Critter Crazy challenge on the Southern Girls blog and I used their Monsterific digi stamp scene to create my page. I didn’t do anything fancy; just some coloring and shading… Continue reading Monster-ific!

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

What does the fox say?

Google searches are like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get! I searched for a quote to go with this Sleepy Fox digital image from All Dressed Up Stamps. I found a sweet quote, “Stay clever, little fox”. I’d never heard it before, so I searched for the origin of it… Continue reading What does the fox say?

JFF Design Team · JFF Monthly Challenge

These are the Ghoul Times!

My boss shared this Far Side cartoon with me many years ago and it makes me laugh every time I see it! Today starts a new monthly challenge on the JFF Rubber Stamps blog and the theme is Halloween! I needed a little creativity jump start and used the September 2018 card sketch from the… Continue reading These are the Ghoul Times!

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

Bump in the Night

My brother gave my boys the book M is for Magic by Neil Gaiman many years ago. I scared the poop out of them by reading the short story ” The Price” one night before bed. This animatic version is narrated by the author himself! Talk about some light sleepers after that! Any little noise… Continue reading Bump in the Night

Southern Girls Challenge · Team Trace

Spots and Dots!

The new challenge is up on the Southern Girls Challenge blog and the theme is Spots and Dots! Our sponsors for this challenge are Krafter’s Kart and The Paper Shelter. My project features the Hammock Days digital image from The Paper Shelter. I designed my project in Photoshop Elements with the intent to print and color with… Continue reading Spots and Dots!

Cupcake Inspirations Challenge · Cupcake Inspirations DT

Freckles and a Temper

“The so-called Irish temperament is a mixture of flaming ego, hot temper, stubbornness, great personal charm and warmth, and a wit that shines through adversity. An irrepressible buoyancy, a vivacious spirit, a kindliness and tolerance for the common frailties of man and a feeling that ‘it is time enough to bid the devil good morning… Continue reading Freckles and a Temper

Southern Girls Challenge · Team Trace

“Metalize” it!

I’m always looking for something new and different and this was just what I needed! ATCoins! They remind me of the round badges that were popular in the 80’s. They were right up there with Swatch watches! My sisters brought the 80’s back when they gave me this for my 40th birthday trip to Vegas…… Continue reading “Metalize” it!